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Top 5 tips for video chat with young children

  • parenting

Video chat with is a great way to help your little one build relationships and stay connected with long-distance family and friends.

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What to expect at your child’s age and stage of development

  • child development

All children develop differently, but it helps to know if your child is meeting typical milestones and what to look for if you have any concerns.

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Helping your child deal with big feelings

  • social-emotional development

Best-selling author Dr. John Medina gives expert advice on how to navigate your child’s big emotions and build a foundation of healthy communication.

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At-home activities: Another day, another way to play

  • play

As the days at home start to pile up, here are some ideas for fun at-home activities that highlight how young children learn and grow through play.

parenting in the time of coronavirus and social distancing

Parenting in the time of coronavirus and social distancing

  • parenting

Get some expert advice and encouragement to help you do your best during this period of stress, uncertainty and staying home.

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Parents Playbook: Everyday Play

  • play

Young children learn through their everyday experiences. Playing with simple household objects gives your little one the opportunity to use their senses,…

early vision screening can help correct problems

Keep an eye on your child’s vision

  • health & nutrition

Young kids learn through their senses, and any problems with your child’s vision health are easier to correct with early treatment.

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Reflecting on babies and mirror play

  • play

Mirror play helps your baby develop self-awareness, part of their social-emotional development. And they love it.

top 5 tips for reading with your toddler

Top 5 tips for reading with your toddler

  • parenting

VIDEO: This episode of Parents Playbook features tips for sharing books with your toddler, which helps them develop the language skills and vocabulary…

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